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Global Climate Protection Act of 1987

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A bill to initiate a United States strategy, and to further multilateral action, in response to the problem of global warming.

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01/29/1987Introduced in Senate

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01/29/1987Read twice and referred to the Committee on Governmental Affairs.
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Sen. Pell, Claiborne [D-RI]* 01/29/1987

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Senate Governmental Affairs01/29/1987 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (01/29/1987)

Global Climate Protection Act of 1987 - Directs the President to establish a Task Force on the Global Climate to research, develop, and implement a coordinated national strategy on global climate. Requires such Task Force to transmit a United States Strategy on the Global Climate to the President within a year. Requires the President to then report to specified Members of Congress on such report.

Directs the President to appoint an ambassador at large to coordinate Federal efforts in multilateral activities relating to global warming.

Directs the Secretary of State to promote the early designation of an International Year of Global Climate Protection.

Urges the President to give climate protection high priority on the agenda of U.S.-Soviet relations.